KARTIK PURNIMA

Kartika Purnima is a Hindu, Sikh and Jain cultural festival, celebrated on the Purnima (full moon) day or the fifteenth lunar day of Kartik (November–December). It is also known as Tripuri Purnima and Tripurari Purnima. It is sometimes called Deva-Diwali or Deva-Deepawali, the festival of lights of the gods. Karthika Deepam is a related festivalContinue reading “KARTIK PURNIMA”

GOVARDHAN PUJA

Govardhan Puja as it is also known, as a Nature worship Hindu festival in which devotees Workship Mountains like Govardhan parvat and prepare and offer a large variety of vegetarian food to Bhagwan (God) Shri Krishna as a mark of gratitude. For Vaishnavas, this day commemorates the incident in the Bhagavata Puran when Bhagwan ShriContinue reading “GOVARDHAN PUJA”

KARVA CHAUTH

Karwa Chauth is a festival celebrated by Hindu women from the Indian Subcontinent on the fourth day after purnima (a full moon) in the month of Kartika. Like many Hindu festivals, Karwa Chauth is based on the lunisolar calendar which accounts for all astronomical positions, especially positions of the moon which is used as aContinue reading “KARVA CHAUTH”

MAHARISHI VALMIKI JAYANTI

Valmiki Jayanti – Birth anniversary of maharishi Valmiki On this day born the great poet, sage, philosopher and saint Maharshi Valmiki of ancient India. It is also celebrated as Pargat Diwas and is an annual Indian festival which falls on the full moon day in the month of Ashwin. Valmiki authored the epic Ramayana. ItContinue reading “MAHARISHI VALMIKI JAYANTI”

🙏 HAPPY DUSSEHRA 🙏

Dussehra is a Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil. This day culminates the nine day long fasting period of Navratri. On this day the idol of Goddess Durga is taken in a procession and gets immerged in big water bodies. Many people of the Hindu faith observe Dussehra through special prayerContinue reading “🙏 HAPPY DUSSEHRA 🙏”

🌺 HAPPY NAVRATRI 🌺

This year Navratri is celebrated from 17th October to 25th October. It’s a Hindu festival which means ‘nine nights’. This festival is celebrated in various parts of the Indian subcontinent post monsoon in the month of autumn every year. The bright half of the Hindu calendar month ‘Ashvin’ marks the beginning of the festival whichContinue reading “🌺 HAPPY NAVRATRI 🌺”

#चार आश्रम #सनातन धर्म #संस्कृत श्लोक

Originally posted on Harina's Blog:
प्रथमेनार्जिता विद्या द्वितीयेनार्जितं धनं।तृतीयेनार्जितः कीर्तिः (पुण्य कमाना)चतुर्थे किं करिष्यति।। भावार्थ: जिसने भी प्रथम आश्रम (ब्रह्मचर्य) में विद्या अर्जित नहीं की है, द्वितीय आश्रम (गृहस्थ) में धन अर्जित नहीं किया है, तृतीय आश्रम (वानप्रस्थ) में कीर्ति अर्जित नहीं की है (पुण्य नहीं कमाया), वह चतुर्थ आश्रम (संन्यास) में क्या करेगा?…

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO READ BHAGVAD GITA

Originally posted on MayaLand:
Introduction Shrimad Bhagavad Gita, also known as the Geetopanishad, is the essence of Indian religion, philosophy and spirituality. The Bhagavad Gita is an incredible support for all those who don’t have time to go through all the scriptures. At that point of life, when a person finds himself surrounded by conflicts…